How to remove Antivirus 360 aka A360

Antivirus 360, also known as A360, is a rogue security software, it is a false anti-spyware application that is generally installed in the user’s computer by dangerous trojans (such as Zlob and false video codecs), but it can also be installed manually by the victim.

Once your computer is infected with this parasite, it will immediately displays security warnings, alerts and system scans stating that your computer is heavily infected. These warnings are all false and are only displayed to make you think your computer is truly infected and that it is necessary to buy the full version of the software to remove the so-called infections.

Antivirus 360 Screenshot

Make sure to not fall in this scam, if your computer is infected with Antivirus 360, it is recommended to remove it immediately and to scan your system with a real security software.

Symptoms of infection

  • The process av360.exe is running in your system
  • The process a360.exe is running in your system
  • Slow computer performance
  • Repeated security warnings, alerts and system scans
  • Web sites that suddenly are shown on your desktop

Malicious web sites and urls:

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online-antivirusscanner.com/360/

When the program is executed, it creates the following files:

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%ProgramFiles%\A360
%ProgramFiles%\A360\av360.exe
%UserProfile%\Application Data\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Quick Launch\Antivirus 360.lnk
%UserProfile%\Desktop\Antivirus 360.lnk
%UserProfile%\Start Menu\Antivirus 360
%UserProfile%\Start Menu\Antivirus 360\Antivirus 360.lnk
%UserProfile%\Start Menu\Antivirus 360\Help.lnk
%UserProfile%\Start Menu\Antivirus 360\Registration.lnk

How to remove Antivirus 360 (manual removal) ?

  • Kill the running process a360.exe
  • Kill the running process av360.exe
  • Unregister all the Antivirus 360 DLLs
  • Delete all the Antivirus 360 files
  • Delete all the Antivirus 360 registry entries

How to remove Antivirus 360 (automatic removal) ?

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